orientals


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Oriental \O`ri*en"tal\ ([=o]`r[i^]*[e^]n"tal), a. [L.
   orientalis: cf. F. oriental.]
   Of or pertaining to the orient or east; eastern; concerned
   with the East or Orientalism; -- opposed to occidental; as,
   Oriental countries.
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         The sun's ascendant and oriental radiations. --Sir T.
                                                  Browne.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Oriental \O`ri*en"tal\, n.
   1. A native or inhabitant of the Orient or some Eastern part
      of the world; an Asiatic.
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   2. pl. (Eccl.) Eastern Christians of the Greek rite.
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